87 fs pulse generation in a diode-pumped SESAM mode-locked Yb:YLF laser

@article{Pirzio201687FP,
  title={87 fs pulse generation in a diode-pumped SESAM mode-locked Yb:YLF laser},
  author={Federico Pirzio and Luigi Fregnani and Azzurra Volpi and Alberto di Lieto and Mauro Tonelli and Antonio Agnesi},
  journal={2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)},
  year={2016},
  pages={1-2}
}
We present for the first time sub-100-fs pulse generation in a SESAM mode-locked, Yb:YLF laser pumped with low-power single-mode fiber-coupled lasers at 976 nm. Almost Fourier transform limited 87-fs pulses at 1052 nm were obtained.